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The Neighborhood Cats TNR Kit

Learn how to run a successful Trap-Neuter-Return program with this comprehensive kit from Neighborhood Cats. The kit includes The Neighborhood Cats TNR Handbook: A Guide to Trap-Neuter-Return for the Feral Cat Caretaker and the instructional video, How to Perform a Mass Trapping.

HOW-TO-DO-IT MANUAL

This practical handbook derived from years of hands-on experience by Neighborhood Cats covers all aspects of practicing TNR and working with feral cats. Chapters include trapping and caring for cats in traps; arranging and utilizing spay/neuter services; providing food, water and shelter; building community relations; and socializing, relocating and adopting out feral cats.

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO

Using footage from actual Neighborhood Cats TNR projects, this instructional video takes the viewer step by step through the process of trapping and neutering an entire feral cat colony. Find out how to prepare for a mass trapping, care for cats before and after surgery, recognize the different stages of anesthetic withdrawal and release cats back into the colony.

We also offer the following companion articles free to download.

  • The Nuts & Bolts of Implementing a Community-Wide TNR Program (29 pp.) - Based on a lecture by Neighborhood Cats Executive Director, Bryan Kortis, this article explains how to set up a successful TNR program.
  • Sample TNR Policy Presentation (25 pp.) -This article can be used as a template for presentations about TNR to municipal and animal control officials.
  • Sample TNR Workshop Outline (5 pp.) - A detailed three to four hour TNR workshop is outlined by topic with references to the Neighborhood Cats TNR Handbook.

KIT: THE NEIGHBORHOOD CATS TNR HANDBOOK (108 PP.) AND HOW TO PERFORM A MASS TRAPPING VIDEO (VHS, 32 MINUTES)